Sholeh Zahraei was born in Tehran, grew up in Berlin, and studied Digital Filmmaking in Amsterdam. Later she moved to Cyprus where she graduated with a BA with High Honors from the Department of Radio, Television and Film and pursued her Master’s degree in the Department of Visual Arts & Visual Communication Design in Famagusta, Cyprus.
Since 2005, she has produced several short films such as experimental, fiction, documentary, video clips and TV ads. Sholeh has gained film experience on film sets in Germany, Holland, USA, Canada, UK, Turkey, Cyprus and Iran where she has worked with renowned directors like Jafar Panahi, Bahram Beyzaie and Derviş Zaim. Her short films have won awards at international film festivals.
Currently she is working on her new short film together with Kamil Saldun. Besides film, singing and photography are other parts of her artistic life. Since 2010 she also works on underwater photography and film.
Selected filmography - coming soon
Kamil Saldun was born in Cyprus, in the city of Famagusta. Hegraduated from the Faculty of Art and Science, Department of History in 2008. Later he obtained his Master's Degree from the Faculty of Education in Famagusta, Cyprus.
Since 1999 he is involved in theater as an actor. He has worked with several theater groups in Cyprus. Recently he has become an actor for the Famagusta Youth Center Theater group. He has participated in many international theater festivals in Cyprus and Turkey.
Since 2010 Kamil Saldun has been working together with Sholeh Zahraei on different film projects as an actor, writer, producer and director. He has participated in international film festivals around the world. The films he has been involved in have won awards at international film festivals.
Kamil is currently continuing producing films. He also works on underwater photography and film.
Filmography - coming soon